Myles has extensive experience in best-practice use of Excel in business. Prior to setting up Clarity, Myles worked in financial analyst roles providing key business information and developing management information systems across a variety of industry sectors.
At Clarity, Myles focuses on delivering bespoke Excel training, developing Excel based models, and implementing management information systems.
“Microsoft Excel is one of the most used pieces of business software, but is rarely used effectively. I am motivated by helping individuals and businesses to get the most out of Excel."
Giles has spent more than 10 years building a wide range of spreadsheet models across the defence, telecoms and leisure industries.
He developed and managed the financial models supporting Arqiva’s successful bid to become the Communications Service Provider for the smart-metering network in the northern region of the UK, and played an important role in the transition phase following the subsequent win.
At Clarity, Giles heads up our financial modelling, FAST Level 1 training and spreadsheet review services. In his spare time, Giles enjoys a challenge. He recently completed the Marathon Des Sables, and plans to run the Comrades Ultra in South Africa and swim the English Channel.
Chris is a Chartered Accountant who in recent years has worked on delivering various finance projects, building on experience gained in audit and analyst roles. These projects have enabled businesses to meet regulatory changes, cut costs, and provide a single format and version of information from diverse sources.
At Clarity, Chris focuses on management reporting and process design and re-engineering. He is a qualified 6-Sigma practitioner.
Areeba is a Chartered Financial Analyst with a passion for financial modelling. She has over 10 years of experience spanning investment banking, real estate finance, equity research and project finance. She spent the earlier part of her career in London’s West End, working in a commercial real estate services company’s Occupier Strategy/Real Estate Finance division. There she was involved with portfolio analysis of complex financial transactions such as sale and leasebacks for the firm’s EMEA based clients.
In recent years she has led the financial modelling efforts for various investment projects and clients, helping to deliver models which are flexible and user friendly.
Areeba also holds an MSc in International Accounting and Finance from Cass Business School in London.
“Myles and I have worked together on a couple of data driven market analysis projects.
He has acted like a partner to the team. His excel expertise and data analysis rationale have been invaluable to the success of the projects.
He is a real pleasure to work with; always professional, calm under pressure and a real expert in his field. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him.”
Helen Benton, Strategy Director, The Strategy Barn
“Giles listened very carefully to our requirements, he took time to ensure he understood every part of our model’s needs and he delivered something which aligns precisely with what we requested.
I would certainly use Clarity Consultancy Services again.”
Martin Eves, Director of Financial Operations, Glory Global Solutions